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from Madrid to Bordeaux

You can get from Madrid to Bordeaux by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Bordeaux on 23 Sep we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

14:30Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T49h10 23:40Bordeaux
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£291One-way
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14:30Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T49h10 23:40Bordeaux
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£291One-way
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11:25Madrid Barajas Airport1h25 12:50Bordeaux Mérignac Airport
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£1061One-way
14:00Madrid, Estación Sur9h40 23:40Bordeaux
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£291One-way
14:30Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T49h10 23:40Bordeaux
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£441One-way

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Wed
22 Sep
£43Eurolines Switzerland
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Thu
23 Sep
£29Alsa
£106Air Nostrum
Fri
24 Sep
£31Alsa
£94Vueling
Sat
25 Sep
£29Alsa
£114Air Nostrum
Sun
26 Sep
£31Alsa
£191Vueling
Mon
27 Sep
£29Alsa
£223Air Nostrum
Tue
28 Sep
£26Alsa
£67Air Nostrum
Wed
29 Sep
£26Alsa
£129Air Nostrum
Thu
30 Sep
£26Alsa
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Fri
1 Oct
£26Alsa
£92Air Nostrum
Sat
2 Oct
£26Alsa
£92Air Nostrum
Sun
3 Oct
£26Alsa
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Mon
4 Oct
£26Alsa
£85Air Nostrum
Tue
5 Oct
£26Alsa
£62Air Nostrum
Wed
6 Oct
£26Alsa
£106Air Nostrum
Thu
7 Oct
£26Alsa
£62Air Nostrum
Fri
8 Oct
£26Alsa
£145Vueling
Sat
9 Oct
£26Alsa
£121Vueling
Sun
10 Oct
£26Alsa
£245Air Nostrum
Mon
11 Oct
£26Alsa
£245Air Nostrum
Tue
12 Oct
£27Flixbus
£35Air Nostrum

Travel Information to Bordeaux from Madrid

distanceDistance343 miles (554 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£35 - £108
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • • 7 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Vueling

Take a coach or flight to travel 343 miles (554 km) between Madrid and Bordeaux. A coach is best for those looking to save money on this route, with tickets costing about. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Alsa or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Madrid to Bordeaux.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Madrid, Spain to Bordeaux, France?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Bordeaux, France is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Spain enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bordeaux from Madrid?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bordeaux, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 21/09/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Madrid to Bordeaux.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Madrid, Spain from Bordeaux, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Madrid, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Madrid, Spain from Bordeaux, France?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Madrid from Bordeaux?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 21/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Madrid from Bordeaux here.

What are my Madrid to Bordeaux travel options?

There are 2 travel options from Madrid to Bordeaux: coach or flight.

How do I get from Madrid to Bordeaux the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Madrid to Bordeaux, which costs on average.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bordeaux:

A coach journey is usually £73 less than a journey to Bordeaux by plane, which costs on average £108 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to Bordeaux from Madrid?

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Other travel options from Madrid to Bordeaux can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 55 min.

In comparison, going by flight can take 1 h 25 min   on average.

How many miles are between Madrid and Bordeaux

The distance between Madrid and Bordeaux is around 343 miles (554 km).

How many services a day are there from Madrid to Bordeaux?

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Bordeaux is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Madrid and Bordeaux as scheduled services by coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Madrid and in Bordeaux?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Madrid to Bordeaux:

  • Coaches from Madrid to Bordeaux most often leave from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.
  • Flights most often depart from Madrid at Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Bordeaux at Bordeaux Mérignac Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Madrid to Bordeaux?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Madrid to Bordeaux, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Alsa can take you to Bordeaux by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Alsa from Madrid to Bordeaux for £35.
  • Vueling can take you to Bordeaux by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Vueling from Madrid to Bordeaux for £108.
Is there a direct service to Bordeaux from Madrid?

Yes, there are direct routes from Madrid to Bordeaux with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 1 direct coach per day to Bordeaux with Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Union Ivkoni International.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Bordeaux tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this route.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Bordeaux from Madrid?
Your journey from Madrid to Bordeaux doesn't have to end in Bordeaux. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Toulouse or Barcelona. If you’d like to add Paris, Toulouse or Barcelona to your Madrid to Bordeaux trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bordeaux today!
How far in advance should I buy my Madrid to Bordeaux ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Madrid to Bordeaux, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is £35 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £108 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Bordeaux tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Bordeaux
Madrid America
Amenities
Madrid Est. Sur
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 6<br>Bus lines 8, 102, 113, 148, 152, 156, N11<br>Suburban train lines C1, C5, C7, C10
Madrid Chamartín
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Refreshments